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Friday, July 6, 2007

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1 Dead, 2 Injured in Gang-Related Shooting

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a 47-year-old woman dead and two people injured.

The shooting occurred on July 5, 2007, shortly after 1:00 a.m., in the 3400 block of Alice Street in the Cypress Park area.

According to police, all three victims were standing in the driveway when a gunman walked up to them and began shooting.

Lynette Lucero, was fatally shot and two men remain hospitalized where they are expected to recover from their injuries.

Investigators believe the shooting was over a dispute and gang related.

Police have no suspect description and few leads.

Anyone with information is asked to call Northeast Homicide Detectives Jose Carrillo or James Yamada at 213-847-4261. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).



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